Eighteen year old Tatum O'Shea is a naive, shy, little rich girl.Twenty-three year old Jameson Kane is smart, seductive, and richer.
Jameson has evolved, as well – sharp words, sharper wit, and a tongue that can cut her in half.It all sounds like fun to a woman like Tate, and she is ready to play, determined to prove that she isn't the same girl he conquered once before.A series of games start, each one more devious than the last.But as the line between games and reality becomes blurry, Tate quickly learns that Jameson has most definitely earned his nickname, “Satan”.Can she beat him at his own game before someone gets hurt?
Or will he leave her soulless, making him the winner, once and for all?Portland Center Stage at The Armory's 2016-2017 season kicks off with the hilarious and rockin' sci-fi musical, Little Shop of Horrors, based on the film by Roger Corman, with book and lyrics by Howard Ashman and music by Alan Menken. Bill Fennelly directs a cast featuring Nick Cearley, Gina Milo, Jamison Stern, Chaz Rose, David Meyers, Ebony Blake, Johari Nandi and Alexis Tidwell. Tickets may be purchased at org, 503.445.3700, or in- person from the box office (128 NW Eleventh Avenue, Portland, OR). Students and patrons who are 30 or younger can purchase tickets in all premium seating areas. Bank Main Stage with preview performances beginning September 10; an opening night on September 16; and performances running through October 16.Showtimes are Tuesday through Sunday evenings at p.m.(excluding September 25 and October 2); Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. ) returns to direct this musical thriller, as a co- production with Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park.(excluding September 10, 11, 17 and October 1); and Thursday matinees at noon (excluding September 15). "I'm looking forward to bringing one of the most beloved and hilarious American musical comedies to spine-tingling life in a brand new production at The Armory," said Fennelly. "With a score that is part rock 'n' roll, part doo-wop and part Motown, Little Shop of Horrors is the story of the shy and love-struck florist's assistant, Seymour, who finds fame, fortune and a whole lot more when he nurtures a strange little plant with a strong - and scary - thirst.